Barcelona Turismo Recommendations - Hotel Pulitzer
Hotel Pulitzer Barcelona is a four-star boutique hotel with a lot of character located in the city’s downtown, next to Plaza Cataluña. This modern hotel, comfy yet elegant, stands out among the large Barcelonan hotel offer thanks to its originality and innovation, able to transmit the bohemian and warm character of the city.
Hotel Pulitzer is found in an historical building that, while refurbished with modern materials and featuring home automation technology, has managed to keep the personality developed through the years. Its elegant and classic façade combines with a well-cared interior decoration to perfection, bestowing the hotel a unique character. Interior designer Lázaro Rosa-Violán has managed to provide an exquisite design that has awarded him numerous national and international prizes, a serene and modern design flooded by light, fresh flowers, artworks and touches of color.
In addition to its novel and bright lobby, Hotel Pulitzer Barcelona also features other common areas mixing warmth and elegance with the avant-garde. This is exemplified by its cozy library, a unique place where you will be able to enjoy a relaxing book surrounded by marvelous decoration pieces.
The hotel’s design and personality are made complete by the gracious staff, available 24/7, who adapt to the preferences and needs of each guest. In fact, Hotel Pulitzer has been prized in numerous occasions by its own guests as one of the best lodging facilities in Barcelona.
The quality and personality found in the Pulitzer Hotel chain went on to conquer other important cities in the world, making it possible to enjoy their renowned services at Hotel Pulitzer Buenos Aires or Hotel Pulitzer Paris.
The hotel is located at Bergara 8 Street, next to Plaza Cataluña. Its perfect location, right at one of the city’s centric hubs, ensures you will have a wide range of restaurants, bars and shops waiting for you all around the area. In addition, close by the hotel you will find such emblematic spots as Las Ramblas, Paseo de Gracia, La Boquería Marketplace, the Palau de la Música or the Contemporary Art Museum of Barcelona.
The hotel has three types of rooms available: standard, superior and suite; all featuring a cozy avant-garde atmosphere mixing in with state-of-art home automation technology. All rooms are flooded in natural light and full of noble materials, soft carpets, fluffy bedspreads and extravagant beds, making all guests feel right at home.
Hotel Pulitzer offers various free services to the guests, such as 24/7 high-speed wi-fi connection or access to the Holmes Place, a gym and spa center where you will be able to enjoy a heated pool, fitness room, sauna or jacuzzi.
The hotel’s management also offers other paid services, such as same-day laundry service, Brompton folding bicycle rentals or freetours.
Its VISIT restaurant
The VISIT restaurant stands out as it not only offers a wonderful Mediterranean cuisine with a touch of oriental sensibilities, but is also found in a special windowed room featuring an indoor garden. In addition to its fresh and healthy dishes, the restaurant also offers a business menu Mondays through Fridays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. This lunch special offers more than 12 dishes and 6 dessert options cooked with seasonal products, all at a very affordable price.
The VISIT Cocktail Bar
The hotel also counts with the VISIT Cocktail Bar, a relaxed environment where you will be able to enjoy exclusive and varied cocktails sweetened by the best jazz, indie and bossanova music. During the spring and summer season, VISIT moves to the hotel’s loft and is transformed into “VISIT UP”, a high terrace where you will be able to take an after-office drink as live bands and DJs play their music. Furthermore, each Thursday from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Hotel Pulitzer organizes deejay sessions, where special jazz, soul, R&B and pop DJs share their old vinyl collections with the public.
How to get there
It is quite easy to reach Hotel Pulitzer from the Del Prat Airport as there is a bus departing for Plaza Cataluña making trips from 6 a.m. to 1 a.m. For those arriving by train at De Sants Station, it is best to take the L3 subway to reach Plaza Cataluña Station. It is to that same station that those travelling by bus must arrive at.